Welcome to St. Francis of Assisi Parish


Thank you for visiting our website, we hope you will find it helpful. Whether you are a regular parishioner or a visitor we want you to know how welcome you are.  If you are visiting us from another part of the country, or from another parish in the Joliet diocese, or from another part of the world we want you to know that the priests and people of St. Francis of Assisi welcome you to our parish.  Please feel free to contact us for more information.


Yours in Christ
Fr. Herb Essig, Pastor


Religious Education


Parish Council Minutes

Parish Council Minutes September 2016.pdf





Feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe

Monday, December 12, 2016

7:30 PM Mass

The Guadalupano Group of St. Francis of Assisi Church cordially invites you to the 5th annual Spanish/English Mass with accompaniment of Mariachi music in celebration of the Feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe on December 12, 2016 at 7:30pm with fellowship to follow in the St. Francis Room.

We also invite you to join us in praying the Novena to Our Lady of Guadalupe at St. Francis December 11th at 7:30 p.m.

El Grupo Guadalupano de San Francisco de Assisi le extiende una cordial invitación a la 5th Misa anual, con el acompañamiento del Mariachi, en celebración a nuestra Señora de Guadalupe el 12 de diciembre a las 7:30pm los invitamos a la convivencia después de la misa en el salón. 

Igualmente los invitamos a la Novena iniciando el día 5 al 11 de diciembre a las 7:30 p.m.

Alguna pregunta por favor llamar a Rose Pastrana al 630 334-9665.

All are Welcome!



Please Join Us For Simbang Gabi

Monday, December 19, 2016 at 7:30 P.M.

Celebrant: Fr. Herb Essig


Traditional Fellowship follows after the Mass











** Please note, the Parish Office will close on Thursday, December 23rd at Noon and reopen on Tuesday, December 27th at 8:00 am.















Monday: 7:30 P.M. Mass
Tuesday thru Saturday: 7:30 A.M. Mass
Saturday 5:00 P.M.
Sunday 8:15,10:00 & 11:45 A.M.
American Sign Language
interpreted Mass is offered at the
8:15 Mass every weekend.
Holy Day
Please call the Parish Office
for Mass times.

Sarament of Reconciliation
Saturday, 4:00 - 4:45 P.M., after weekday Mass, or by appointment.



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